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Test ID ARSC Arsenic/Creatinine Ratio, Urine


Specimen Required


Only orderable as part of profile. For more information see:

ARSCR / Arsenic/Creatinine, with Reflex, Random, Urine

HMCRU / Heavy Metal/Creatinine, with Reflex, Random, Urine


Useful For

Screening test for detection of arsenic exposure using random urine specimens

Method Name

Only orderable as part of profile. For more information see:

ARSCR / Arsenic/Creatinine, with Reflex, Random, Urine

HMCRU / Heavy Metal/Creatinine, with Reflex, Random, Urine

 

Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)

Reporting Name

Arsenic/Creatinine Ratio, U

Specimen Type

Urine

Specimen Minimum Volume

3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Urine Refrigerated (preferred) 28 days
  Frozen  28 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reference Values

Only orderable as part of profile. For more information see:

ARSCR / Arsenic/Creatinine, with Reflex, Random, Urine

HMCRU / Heavy Metal/Creatinine, with Reflex, Random, Urine

Day(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Report Available

1 day

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
ARSC Arsenic/Creatinine Ratio, U 13463-5

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
48541 Arsenic/Creatinine Ratio, U 13463-5
48542 Arsenic Concentration w/Reflex 5586-3

NY State Approved

Yes